Monthly Archives: January, 2012

Coconut Cream Pie

I absolutely love baking but I have been eating super healthy lately so I haven’t made any desserts in a really, really long time.  Like, since before Christmas (that’s a really long time for me, no judging!)  So when my mom came over today and we got in the mood for making a dessert our …

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Book Review – Helen Hollick’s I Am The Chosen King

    Title: I Am The Chosen King Author: Helen Hollick Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark (March 1, 2011) ISBN-13: 978-1402240669 My Rating: 5 out of 5   Synopsis: “I Am The Chosen King” begins in England in 1043 with the coronation of King Edward (later known as Edward the Confessor).  During Edward’s reign, the Godwine family, …

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Processed Meat vs. Unprocessed Meat – Summit Total Health

My mother was telling me about a news program she watched the other day about the link between eating processed meats and a much higher risk of pancreatic cancer, so I starting looking online for more information and came across this really helpful article by Summit Total Health. I personally don’t use much processed meat …

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Makeup Haul & First Impression – Sephora, MUFE, Clinique

I went shopping with my younger sister at the Galleria yesterday and of course I HAD to stop in at Sephora.  I’ve been wanting to try Makeup Forever’s HD Foundation.  Sephora has the nicest salespeople, clerks, helpers, what do you call them?  Anyways, a very nice lady helped me match my shade. I really like …

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Do you Longaberger?

My mother-in-law gave me my first Longaberger basket about two years ago and got me hooked!  They are such beautiful baskets, I have them all over my house.  I especially love them for beautifully organizing my scrapbook supplies in my craft loft.  Here is my longaberger shelf with the carry along basket, cracker basket, and …

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